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English-German translation for: [keep]
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Dictionary English German: [keep]

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English German
to maintain sth. [keep in good condition]
etw.Akk. pflegen
to stress sb./sth. [occupy, keep busy]
jdn./etw. beanspruchen [strapazieren]
to maintain [keep]
to note sth. [observe, keep in mind]
etw.Akk. beachten [Vorschrift etc.]
tech. to maintain sth. [e.g. keep a machine in good condition]
etw. warten [z. B. Maschine]
to sustain sth. [maintain, keep going, e.g. a charity]
etw. unterstützen [bes. finanziell, z. B. eine Hilfsorganisation]
to store sth. [keep safe]
etw. aufbewahren
to store sth. [keep safe]
etw. verwahren [aufbewahren]
to save sth. [keep, put aside for sb.]
etw. aufheben [aufbewahren]
to preserve sth. [keep]
etw.Akk. aufheben [aufbewahren]
to wake [archaic] [or dialect] [keep watch over]
wachen [z. B. am Bett eines Kranken]
[to press one's thumbs / thumb (for sb.)] [literally] [hand gesture in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Sweden, etc., meaning to keep one's fingers crossed (for sb.)](jdm.) die / den Daumen halten [ugs.] [Redensart]
to balance sth. [keep in balance]etw. im Gleichgewicht halten
to clock sb. [Am.] [sl.] [keep tabs on sb.]jdn. (ständig) im Auge behalten
to follow sb. [keep in with sb.]sich an jdn. halten
to maintain sth. [keep in good condition]etw. instand halten
to maintain sth. [keep sth. in good condition]etw.Akk. in Stand halten
to watch [keep under careful observation]aufpassen auf
bib [esp. for small children (to keep the clothes clean while eating)]
Lätzchen {n}
maintenance [keep, alimony]
Unterhalt {m}
maintenance [keep, subsistence]
Lebensunterhalt {m}
bibs [esp. for small children (to keep the clothes clean while eating)]
Lätzchen {pl}
bib [esp. for small children (to keep the clothes clean while eating)]
Sabberlätzchen {n} [ugs.]
bib [esp. for small children (to keep the clothes clean while eating)]
Schlabberlätzchen {n} [ugs.]
[in Germany, the amount of wealth a Hartz IV claimant is allowed to keep]
Schonvermögen {n}
hist. donjon [also: keep]Wehrturm {m}
hist. donjon [more often: the keep]Burgfried {m} [meist Bergfried]
mil. lookout [place from which to keep watch]Beobachtungsposten {m}
pecker [Br.] [coll.] [courage] [chiefly in the phrase keep one's pecker up]Traute {f} [ugs.] [Schneid]
sleeper [Br.] [ring or post worn to keep ear-piercing hole from closing]Schlafohrring {m}
stewards {pl} [officials appointed to keep order at a public (indoor) event]Saalschutz {m} [Gesamtheit der eingesetzten Saalordner]
2 Words: Others
for keeps {adv} [coll.] [idiom] [keep / have forever]für immer [haben, behalten]
2 Words: Verbs
comm. to be firm [to keep prices stable]die Preise halten
to give sth. away [give sth. to another to keep]etw.Akk. weggeben
to hang left [Am.] [coll.] [to keep to the left]sich links halten
to hold on [keep resisting, hold out]aushalten
to hush sth. (up) [keep from public knowledge]etw.Akk. beschweigen
to hush sth. (up) [keep from public knowledge]etw.Akk. totschweigen
to hush sth. (up) [keep from public knowledge]etw.Akk. vertuschen
to keep sth. on [also: keep on sth.] [e.g. one's hat]etw. aufbehalten [z. B. seinen Hut]
idiom to keep sth. running [keep operating]etw. am Laufen halten
to keep up [continue, keep going]fortfahren
to look out [keep watch]Ausschau halten
to walk on [coll.] [keep on walking]weiterlaufen [ugs.] [weitergehen]
2 Words: Nouns
neol. KISS principle [Keep it short and simple]KISS-Prinzip {n} [Halte es kurz und einfach]
cloth. MedTech. support stockings [to keep varicose veins at bay]Aktivstrümpfe {pl} [Stütz-/Kompressionsstrümpfe]
3 Words: Verbs
sociol. to associate with others [to keep company with others]sichAkk. vergesellschaften [mit anderen verkehren]
to hold on to sb./sth. [keep]jdn./etw. behalten
4 Words: Verbs
to keep a lid on sth. [keep under control]etw. unter Kontrolle halten
to keep eye contact (with sb.) [also: keep eye-contact](mit jdm.) Augenkontakt halten
jobs to keep sb. in one's employ [dated] [keep in employment, keep employed]jdn. beschäftigen [als Angestellten etc.]
to keep sb./sth. on the rack [esp. Br.] [idiom] [keep up the mental pressure]jdn./etw. unter Druck halten [fig.] [selten] [ständig Leistung verlangen]
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